Ronald R. Swartz

April 25, 1951 - July 22, 2021
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Ronald R. Swartz, 70, of Grill, passed away July 22, 2021, at 4:52 PM in the Emergency Room at the Reading Hospital.

He was the husband of Anita M. (Cylcewski) Swartz. They were together for 38 years and celebrated their 20th wedding anniversary on July 3rd. Born in Reading, he was a son of the late Roy R. and Stella (Carpenter) Swartz.

A graduate of Governor Mifflin High School, he was a diesel mechanic working at various places until retirement. He was a member of Christ (Yocoms) Lutheran Church, Grill and enjoyed hunting and fishing. He served the Grill Fire Company for 40 years, serving as 2nd Asst. Chief 1976-1979, 1st Asst. Chief 1980-1987 and as Chief from 1988-1993.

Surviving in addition to his wife are his children – Wendy wife of Brian Doaty, Grill, Ryan Swartz companion of Jennifer Jaillet, Grill, Jason husband of Jennifer Belz, Mohnton, Staci Swartz, PA, his brother – Barry L. husband of Barbara Swartz, Mohnton, his 7 grandchildren and his great grandson. In addition to his parents, he was predeceased by his granddaughter – Lindsey Swartz in 2020.

Visitation from Klee Funeral Home & Cremation Services, Inc., One East Lancaster Ave., Shillington, on Friday, July 30, 2021, from 1:00 – 3:00 PM followed by his procession to Christ (Yocoms) Lutheran Cemetery, Grill, for his graveside service.

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Date: Friday, July 30, 2021

Time: 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Klee Funeral Home & Cremation Services, Inc.


One East Lancaster Avenue
Shillington, PA 19607

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Cemetery Information

Date: Friday, July 30, 2021

Christ Yocom's Lutheran Church Cemetery


840 Philadelphia Avenue
Grill, PA 19607

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Born: April 25, 1951
Died: July 22, 2021

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